KGBT 4 – Groups want no immigration checks during hurricane evacuations

On the first day of hurricane season, community leaders demand safe hurricane evacuations for all Rio Grande Valley residents even those here illegally.

Their fear is that in the event of an evacuation families will be separated because of their legal status.

La Union Del Pueblo Entero, ARISE, Proyecto Azteca, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid and the South Texas Civil Rights Project rallied for the safe evacuation of all Valley residents.

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